Lophura armata Kützing 1866
Chondria armata (Kützing) Okamura North West Island, Queensland
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Lophura armata Kützing 1866: 2, pl. 3: figs a, b
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1866). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. XVI pp. i-iii, 1-35, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chondria armata (Kützing) Okamura
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), equipped, armed (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Ins. Wagap. Nov. Caledonia": Vieillard! [Wagap, New Caledonia] (Kützing 1866: 2). Holotype: Vieillard; 1863; L 940,284-299 (barcode L 0055801) (Millar & Prud'homme van Reine 2005: 543). Notes: Holotype: Vieillard # 2089. Isotypes on L 040,284-300. Yoshida (1998: 1014) cites the lectotype (L 940.284.299).
Source of current name
Okamura, K. (1907). Icones of Japanese Algae. Vol. I pp. 65-92, pls XVI-XX. Tokyo: The Author.
Millar, A.J.K. & Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. (2005). Marine benthic macroalgae collected by Vieillard from New Caledonia and described as new species by Kützing. Phycologia 44: 536-549.
Created: 04 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 October 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 September 2020.